Climate at a Glance

Statewide Rankings

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Wisconsin

Precipitation Rankings, December 2008

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Period Value 1901-2000
Mean
Anomaly Rank
(1895-2020)
Wettest/Driest
Since
Record
December 2008
1-Month
2.49"
(63.25mm)
1.27"
(32.26mm)
1.22"
(30.99mm)
121st Driest Driest since: 2006 1913
6th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Nov–Dec 2008
2-Month
3.77"
(95.76mm)
3.27"
(83.06mm)
0.50"
(12.70mm)
85th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
42nd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2015
Ties: 1896
Oct–Dec 2008
3-Month
5.89"
(149.61mm)
5.65"
(143.51mm)
0.24"
(6.10mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
57th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2015
Sep–Dec 2008
4-Month
8.56"
(217.42mm)
9.40"
(238.76mm)
-0.84"
(-21.34mm)
56th Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
71st Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Aug–Dec 2008
5-Month
10.23"
(259.84mm)
13.18"
(334.77mm)
-2.95"
(-74.93mm)
23rd Driest Driest since: 1999 1976
104th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2018
Jul–Dec 2008
6-Month
14.20"
(360.68mm)
16.97"
(431.04mm)
-2.77"
(-70.36mm)
28th Driest Driest since: 1998 1976
99th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 1900
Jun–Dec 2008
7-Month
20.39"
(517.91mm)
21.15"
(537.21mm)
-0.76"
(-19.30mm)
54th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
73rd Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2010
May–Dec 2008
8-Month
23.50"
(596.90mm)
24.69"
(627.13mm)
-1.19"
(-30.23mm)
51st Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
76th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Apr–Dec 2008
9-Month
28.69"
(728.73mm)
27.32"
(693.93mm)
1.37"
(34.80mm)
71st Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
56th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Mar–Dec 2008
10-Month
29.79"
(756.67mm)
29.12"
(739.65mm)
0.67"
(17.02mm)
67th Driest Driest since: 2006 1976
60th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Feb–Dec 2008
11-Month
31.40"
(797.56mm)
30.14"
(765.56mm)
1.26"
(32.00mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jan–Dec 2008
12-Month
32.72"
(831.09mm)
31.29"
(794.77mm)
1.43"
(36.32mm)
73rd Driest Driest since: 2006 1910
54th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jul 2007–Dec 2008
18-Month
53.79"
(1,366.27mm)
48.37"
(1,228.60mm)
5.42"
(137.67mm)
100th Driest Driest since: 2007 1976
26th Wettest Wettest since: 1996 2019
Jan 2007–Dec 2008
24-Month
66.21"
(1,681.73mm)
62.61"
(1,590.29mm)
3.60"
(91.44mm)
83rd Driest Driest since: 2007 1989
43rd Wettest Wettest since: 2002 2019
Jan 2006–Dec 2008
36-Month
96.29"
(2,445.77mm)
93.92"
(2,385.57mm)
2.37"
(60.20mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2007 1989
55th Wettest Wettest since: 2004 2019
Jan 2005–Dec 2008
48-Month
124.84"
(3,170.94mm)
125.17"
(3,179.32mm)
-0.33"
(-8.38mm)
49th Driest Driest since: 2006 1958
75th Wettest Wettest since: 2007 2019
Jan 2004–Dec 2008
60-Month
159.75"
(4,057.65mm)
156.42"
(3,973.07mm)
3.33"
(84.58mm)
70th Driest Driest since: 2007 1933
53rd Wettest Wettest since: 2005 2019

Citing This Page

  • NOAA National Centers for Environmental information, Climate at a Glance: Statewide Time Series, published November 2021, retrieved on November 28, 2021 from https://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/cag/